Windows Weekly 297: A Slightly Nicer Stalin

Windows Weekly 297: A Slightly Nicer Stalin

The one where Mary Jo and Paul try to make sense of Office 365 and Office 2013

In the latest episode of Windows Weekly, Iyaz Akhtar, Mary Jo Foley, and I discuss the recent launch of Office 365 Home Premium and Office 2013, whether consumer versions of Office represent a big market, the pending launch of the Surface Pro and whether Microsoft's new tablet is simply another kind of compromise, a Surface Pro storage space kerfuffle, and how Windows Phone 7.8 is sort of shipping out to users this week.

Running time: 1:35:03

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